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by | March 25, 2018 | 01:44

The state news agency Mena quoted Maj Gen Al Nemr as saying that a policeman and a driver were killed. The attack comes just two days before Egypt's presidential election. At least four others were injured in the bomb attack that went off in the Moaskar al-Romany street. Almost a month later, two gunmen killed nine people at the Mar Mina Church in Helwan, southern Cairo ahead of Coptic Christian celebrations in December.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:45

The bankruptcy and subsequent liquidation of Toys "R" Us has bludgeoned toymakers, which stand to lose a key distribution channel and platform to test new products. Adam Deemer of Claymont recalled visiting Toys R Us after doctors' appointments. How big are the discounts? . One shopper says she bought a Babies R Us-specific crib, for example, but has since had trouble tracking down the corresponding toddler rail and conversion kit, since those items are not carried by competing ...

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:42

She said: "After our own school shooting at Dunblane, new gun ownership laws were introduced in Britain and that's exactly what's needed in the United States, where gun deaths are a national tragedy". Many demonstrators in Toronto carried placards as they marched downtown to show support for the USA gun control movement. That would match last year's women's march and make it one of the largest Washington protests since the Vietnam War era.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:40

The second round of a vote on Jordi Turull's candidacy for head of the Catalan government has been canceled since the candidate is detained and can not show up in the parliament in person, speaker of the Catalan parliament Roger Torrent said.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:43

The ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi bagged all the three Rajya Sabha seats in the state in the elections held on Friday. BJP candidates in the fray were Jaitley, Ashok Bajpai, Vijay Pal Singh Tomar, Sakal Deep Rajbhar, Kanta Kardam, Anil Jain, Harnath Singh Yadav GVL Narasimha Rao and Anil Kumar Agarwal, a businessman.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:34

As of Friday afternoon, only 15 whales were alive, and a rescue operation was under way to try to herd them back to sea. "[Volunteers] seem to drag them up onto the beach, get them the right way up and then they seem to revive", Brickle said.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:34

As noted by U.S. Rep. Dave Bratt, R-Va., during an appearance on Fox News' "The Ingraham Angle", who was responding to a question of whether Trump was throwing this out as a concession to his base after signing the $1.3 trillion omnibus bill, people are exhausted of the U.S.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:35

Hami Aksoy, the spokesman for Turkey's Foreign Ministry, said the Turkish operation doesn't target civilians, and dismissed as " completely groundless" the US claim that its expansion would compromise the fight against Islamic State. Turkey first launched its military operation in Syria in 2016, and Erdogan has repeatedly said it will not allow a "terror corridor" along its border - a reference to territories controlled by the Kurdish forces, which Turkey views as terrorists due to their ...

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:40

It was the first Sunday of Lent and for me, it was part of the journey. Jonathan Tobash, a 2016 graduate of the school, was one of the more than 340 people killed in Baltimore past year. Trump also tweeted on Saturday, to ban "bump stocks" was a critical step in reducing firearms violence. Since the Parkland shooting, school safety has been in the forefront of conversation across the country.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:43

It was also posted on March 15. Earlier this month, the U.S. Embassy & Consulates in Mexico released a statement about closing off Playa del Carmen, in Quintana Roo, after a security threat. He reserved his fieriest rhetoric against Mexico's number one persona non grata, U.S. President Donald Trump, and his border wall project. When emergency officials went to the condominium, they found the bodies of the family.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:41

Photo South Korean soldiers in Panmunjom, the so-called truce village that straddles the border with the North. Officials from both Koreas will meet there on Thursday, the South said. In a statement, South Korea's Unification Ministry said the talks were slated for March 29, reports CNN. The stakes are higher for a potential summit between U.S.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:42

However, Trump himself increased the limit to $60 billion in tariffs on Chinese products. However, a presidential memorandum signed by Mr Trump said there would be a 30-day consultation period, effectively creating room for talks over his claims against China about intellectual property theft and technology transfers.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:42

These people are support staff and coaches, who are very essential for our athletes". The IOA secretary general, Rajeev Mehta, clarified that a list of 222 athletes and 74 officials, apart from the 20-odd extra officials, "which is a requirement, and not at government cost", has been sent for clearance to the government.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:42

He said previous Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama failed in their initiatives with China , and so did Mr. Trump's early overtures towards China. And the US demand for Chinese goods is expected to increase in the next few years as USA tax cuts boost growth and increase federal borrowing. USA companies "are beholden to shareholders, not to the United States", he said.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:34

Bryant made the announcement Wednesday afternoon from Hyde-Smith's hometown of Brookhaven. She highlighted her work as agriculture commissioner, while praising President Donald Trump's work on rolling back regulations, making specific reference to the Waters of the United States rule.

by | March 22, 2018 | 02:22

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sent "heartfelt congratulations" Tuesday to Russian President Vladimir Putin on his election victory and wished him success in building a powerful nation. That meeting is expected to be followed by a planned Trump-Kim summit meeting by May. Washington and Pyongyang have no diplomatic relations and no USA president has ever sat down with a North Korean leader.

by | March 22, 2018 | 02:21

Despite the attack and loss of lives, people including women and children later came out on the streets, many wearing colorful clothes, and continued to celebrate the holiday. Daud said the attacker managed to slip past police checkpoints set up along the road. The Amaq news agency reported that the Islamic State militant group is responsible for the attack.

by | March 22, 2018 | 02:18

In Oct. 2017, a Russian court fined Telegram 800,000 rubles (approximately $14,000 at the time) for failing to provide encryption keys to law enforcement, and the company filed an appeal to avoid providing Telegram encryption keys. The reason for the demand was a response to news that a suicide bomber in St. Petersburg had used Telegram to plan the attack. The bill also requires communications companies to hand over encryption keys to state security agencies on demand, allowing them to ...

by | March 22, 2018 | 02:10

In a separate letter, the President said Putin's success for the fourth time in the election is a clear testimony of the confidence Russians have in his leadership. Before turning to global issues at a European Union summit on Thursday, the chancellor devoted considerable time in her speech to domestic matters such as social programs her government wants to expand.

by | March 22, 2018 | 02:08

It's a reciprocal gesture after North Korea sent an envoy of performers to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics . Seoul's culture ministry said that an art group is expected to be joined by various musicians for a concert that will be centered on South Korean pop music.

by | March 22, 2018 | 02:06

Another U.S. official cited United Nations data showing more than 1.5 million Venezuelans have been displaced by the crisis. The executive order's ban on US purchase and trading of the petro went into effect immediately. The move signals Washington is seeking to boost its involvement in the fallout from Venezuela's crisis following several rounds of financial sanctions that have effectively blocked President Nicolas Maduro's ability to borrow money overseas.

by | March 22, 2018 | 02:03

In a secret operation that has been extensively speculated on for a decade, Israel said it sent four F-16 fighters hundreds of miles into Syria on 6 September 2007, to bomb the partially completed al-Kubar facility near Deir ez-Zor. According to Air force commander Major General Amikam Norkin, the strike has been vindicated by the conflict and chaos in Syria, as the reactor was in an area that was later under the control of Islamic State.

by | March 22, 2018 | 02:02

Temperatures on Wednesday will struggle to hit 40° as the winds come from the northwest keeping the precipitation mostly in the form of snow. "If the cold does return, snow is unlikely to be as disruptive as recent events in southern Britain".

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:23

According to the poll conducted by the Kyodo news agency , the government is supported by 38.7 percent, compared to 48.2 percent registered two weeks ago. The largest point of contention right now for Abe is a re-emergent scandal over potential graft in the sale of state land, which has proven to be the biggest challenge to his administration since he was elected in late 2012.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:25

The lie test, obtained by CBS News, said she had unprotected sex with Mr Trump in 2006. Daniels is scheduled to be interviewed on " 60 Minutes " this Sunday. Cohen's test results claiming otherwise? 'When this is over, the American people will know the truth about the relationship and the cover-up'. Daniels has claimed she met Trump during a golf event in Lake Tahoe in July 2006.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:23

Schecter's decision today rejects that claim , and gives Trump's lawyers 10 days to respond. "No one is above the law", Schecter wrote in an 18-page decision. "False allegations have been levied against me and I look forward to responding to them in an appropriate forum", he told Reuters. She said she was tricked into signing it, that it was meant to illegally influence the election and because it violates public policy against using threats of legal action to get someone to stay silent ...

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:22

McDougal is asking the court to declare the agreement null and void, saying that she was tricked into signing it; that it was meant to illegally influence the 2016 election; and that it violates public policy against using threats of legal action to get someone to stay silent on issues of public concern.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:51

At the time when school officials said they would initiate Baker Act commitment proceedings against Mr. Cruz, he apparently did not own any weapon other than a pellet gun. But Deputy Peterson apparently changed his mind about the commitment request the next day. The teen was recorded by security cameras riding his skateboard at the school around 4:30 p.m.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:54

The bridge was being built for FIU, and FIU was involved in the project delivery. The nation was rocked by the recent news of the Florida International University bridge collapse , and now the college campus has finally reopened. "From a safety perspective we don't see that there's any issue there, so we're not concerned about it from that perspective ", Denney Pate, with FIGG bridge engineers , said in the voicemail, which FDOT released to the public, "although obviously the cracking ...

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:50

Putin's previous Kremlin term was marked by a crackdown on the opposition after huge protests, the Ukraine conflict, military intervention in Syria and the introduction of Western sanctions that contributed to a fall in living standards. However, the European Union said "violations and shortcomings" in the election flouted global standards, pointing to one-sided media coverage and curbs on political freedoms.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:51

During that period, Britain "will no longer participate in the European Union decision-making process", Barnier said. Britain says an EU-UK free trade deal to be sealed by 2021 can do that. Labour leader Brendan Howlin TD urged vigilance on the agreement, saying the deal on the transition period provided no clarity around how a hard border would be avoided.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:49

A reporter, in the wake of the president firing Rex Tillerson and continued rumors of pending shakeups, told Sanders, "we're hearing a lot from staff behind the scenes saying they're on edge, people are anxious, they don't know what's happening in terms of staffing exits, firings".

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:49

Temperatures will recover to closer to average, with a maximum temperature of 6 °C. DESPITE the snowfall in much of Worcestershire having now stopped, a weather warning remains in place until tonight. Nicola Maxey from the Met Office said: "It's a good idea to keep an eye on the latest Met Office forecast and warnings for your area to ensure you're up to date with the latest situation".

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:46

Patrick's Cathedral and Trump Tower. But the real Ireland is what you make it. The story goes that he banished them from the country by chasing them into the sea. March 17, 2011 - The 250th New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade is held. Prime Minister of Ireland Leo Varadkar attends the 2018 New York City St.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:49

The Foreign Office said in a statement that it had expected the Russian retaliation, which includes closing the British consulate in St. Petersburg and barring cultural organization the British Council. British police said there is no apparent link between the attack on Glushkov and the poisoning of the Skripals, but both have raised alarm in the West at a time when Russian Federation is increasingly assertive on the global stage and is facing investigations over alleged interference in the ...

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:45

On Friday, Facebook announced it was suspending Cambridge Analytica and data scientist Aleksandr Kogan , Chancellor's former business colleague, from using its platform while it investigates. Cambridge Analytica, the data firm he worked with - which funded the project to turn tens of millions of Facebook profiles into a unique political weapon - also attracted interest from a key Russian firm with links to the Kremlin, The Guardian wrote .

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:45

Polesitter Zarco took the holeshot to comfortably lead the first 18 laps despite brief attempts by Marc Marquez and Valentino Rossi to take over at the front. "I think this season is the most balanced of Moto GP seasons ever", Rossi, 39, who will be the oldest rider this year, told reporters at a joint press conference on Thursday.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:49

The report on Channel 10 television said Turkish identity papers were found on the body of the alleged assailant. The Israeli who was stabbed in his upper body by a terrorist in Jerusalem on Sunday afternoon remains in critical condition.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:48

The Ministry has not divulged the agenda or participants of the meeting, but says that the talks are not of a top-level political nature and that Finland is working only as an "academic" and "routine" facilitator for the meet. DPRK is the acronym of North Korea's official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. "We've never been in a position where a president - our president - has met with a leader of North Korea, ever".

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:44

The arrest came two days after Mexican authorities issued an Amber Alert for Yu, which stated that she could in danger. Yu willingly ran with Esterly, according to reports. "She is glad that Amy is safe and that Kevin is with authorities". Mauser said the school is working closely with both Allentown police and the Colonial Regional Police Department, which has jurisdiction of the area where the school is located.